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Sapporo Reserve - Sapporo Breweries Ltd.

Not Rated.
Sapporo ReserveSapporo Reserve

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BA SCORE
75
okay

311 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 311
Reviews: 171
rAvg: 3.24
pDev: 16.98%
Wants: 10
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sapporo Breweries Ltd. visit their website
Japan

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-24-2001)
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3.75/5  rDev +15.7%

Machete824, Mar 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -7.4%

ParkbrauFan, Feb 28, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +0.3%

SuperMario, Feb 27, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +0.3%

cgrunin, Feb 27, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +0.3%

JIMTRK16, Feb 26, 2014
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3/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Poured into a shaker pint glass.

Look: Not quite crystal clear golden color. Fizzy white head the calms to a film, no lacing.

Aroma: Sweet rice, grains up front. Smelled metallic at first but much better after the beer settled for a few minutes.

Taste: Starts out a bit metallic, sour, and rough. As the beer warms, it seems to mellow out into cardboard, papery grains, and just a little bit of a metallic finish.

Mouthfeel: Almost creamy, but has too much bite on the finish.

Overall: A bit rough around the edges, the flavor seemed to change from the first sip to the last. Didn't really care for the inconsistency.

JuicesFlowing, Feb 14, 2014
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3/5  rDev -7.4%

kvgomps, Jan 24, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -30.6%

sneezye, Jan 06, 2014
Photo of JDababneh
3.51/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.5

Overall, this is a good tasting beer; nice malt flavors with some hop notes. The color is somewhat between a yellow and orange color, very appealing color for a beer.

The biggest issue, in my opinion, is that it is very flat tasting. There was no head after pouring this beer and I see no signs of carbonation within the glass. This leaves something desired on the palate when drinking.

JDababneh, Dec 29, 2013
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3/5  rDev -7.4%

Theogre83, Dec 26, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +15.7%

IAmAWalrus, Dec 24, 2013
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3/5  rDev -7.4%

tyleeis, Dec 22, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +0.3%

animal69, Dec 15, 2013
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3/5  rDev -7.4%

SavageHopHead, Nov 17, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +15.7%

V3XX069, Nov 16, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +8%

deadliest, Nov 09, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -30.6%

Azpittil57, Oct 18, 2013
Photo of PaulyB83
2.96/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A- Sight orange yellow, more yellow, with a high white head

S- Slight corn sweetness and white bread with faint noble hops

T- similar to nose with the corn sweetness similar to many green bottle european lagers but weaker with less skunk

M- medium thin mouthfeel, easy drinking

O- Not good not bad, and does remind me of a junior version of say Grolsch.

PaulyB83, Oct 16, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +0.3%

smithj4, Oct 11, 2013
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1/5  rDev -69.1%

Lare453, Oct 09, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +15.7%

fpeleato, Oct 04, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -30.6%

Noelito76, Oct 02, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +8%

oriolesfan4, Sep 27, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev +0.3%

tommy5, Sep 13, 2013
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4/5  rDev +23.5%

rx-beer, Sep 03, 2013
Sapporo Reserve from Sapporo Breweries Ltd.
75 out of 100 based on 311 ratings.